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  • NEW YORK, April 24- Apple has long been a trend-setter whose hot products attract imitators, and now its recent stock split might help revive a trend from the 1990 s that has all but disappeared on Wall Street. Apple Inc's move might inspire others, some believe, but only modestly.

  • Comcast owned Fandango to buy Movieclips Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 3:23 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— Fandango, a movie ticket service owned by cable company Comcast Corp., said Thursday that it is has agreed to buy film-related video site Movieclips.com. It has 25 channels on Google Inc.' s video site YouTube with more than 7 million subscribers, Fandango said.

  • Google's top social networking executive departs Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Google's top social networking executive is leaving the Internet company after a nearly eight-year stint highlighted by an audacious challenge to Facebook. Vic Gundotra fittingly announced his departure in a post Thursday on Google Plus, a social network that debuted nearly three years ago.

  • Future of payments, where 'anything can transact' Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    As money gets stored digitally and cards aren't necessary for purchases, the wallet may go out of business.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 24- Google Inc's head of social networking services, Vic Gundotra, announced on Thursday that he is leaving the Internet search company. Gundotra, who has worked at Google for eight years, did not say where he was going in a message he posted on the Google+ social network announcing the move.

  • Amazon.com Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Facebook Inc, Google Inc, IBM, Intel Corp and Microsoft Corp are among a dozen companies that have agreed to be founding members of a group known as Core Infrastructure Initiative. Other early supporters are Dell, Fujitsu Ltd NetApp Inc, Rackspace Hosting Inc and VMware Inc.

  • WhatsApp: Facebook's $16B plan to rule the world Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    WhatsApp and Facebook apps on phone

    Facebook will use WhatsApp and partnerships with hardware makers to spread cheap messaging and simple apps to far-flung markets around the globe.

  • Boom! Net neutrality takes a body blow Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    Anyone who thinks the FCC decision on pricing power is a threat to innovation is obscenely wrong, says Jake Novak.

  • Finance in 25 years: Wall Street banks fade away Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    In the world of finance, the landscape is likely to be a lot different in 25 years than it is today

  • For super-rich, investing to see dramatic changes Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Here's how the wealthiest people may manage their fortunes in 25 years.

  • Wall Street in 2039: Will it even exist anymore? Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Exterior of the New York Stock Exchange

    Automated trading and government regulation are transforming the Wall Street ecosystem. Will these forces make the financial epicenter obsolete?

  • Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project' Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    MOSCOW— President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the Internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's shares plummeting.

  • Stop it! Tim Cook is NOT failing on innovation Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 8:55 AM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook looks on at an Apple Store on September 20, 2013 in Palo Alto, California.

    Michael Yoshikami is no Apple fanboy but he thinks the company's innovation pipeline did not die with Steve Jobs and it's ridiculous to say otherwise.

  • Amazon.com Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Facebook Inc, Google Inc, IBM, Intel Corp and Microsoft Corp are among a dozen companies that have agreed to be founders of the group, known as Core Infrastructure Initiative. The non-profit Linux Foundation announced formation of the group on Thursday.

  • SINGAPORE, April 24- The next hacker playground: the open seas- and the oil tankers and container vessels that ship 90 percent of the goods moved around the planet.

  • Apple resets the clock as investors await next big thing Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 23- Apple Inc just bought itself some much-needed time. To top it all off, Apple unveiled a 7- for-1 stock split that should go down well with individuals who want a piece of a household name but could not afford to fork over $500 a share.

  • The group, Digital 4th, on Wednesday launched www.notwithoutawarrant.com, a website urging the public to lobby the White House to support sweeping changes to federal privacy laws proposed in Congress in 2013..

  • Business Highlights Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 5:17 PM ET

    Apple increases stock buyback, raises dividend. CUPERTINO, Calif.— Apple Inc. plans to buy back an additional $30 billion of its stock and raise its quarterly dividend by 8 percent amid a slowdown in revenue growth.

  • Biggest news out of Microsoft may not be earnings Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 5:16 PM ET
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella delivers a keynote address during the 2014 Microsoft Build developer conference on April 2, 2014 in San Francisco.

    Microsoft is set to report earnings after the bell on Thursday and CEO Satya Nadella will do something that Steve Ballmer never did.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 23- Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual investors.

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